Now everybody's talkin' about all the brand new dances But I've got 3 that I'm gonna do for you, lord have mercy
I'm gonna start with a dance now, baby, called the boogaloo You know that one, don't you? Everybody's groovin', baby; it's gonna move you too Lord have mercy, get it! Get it, get it, get it, get it, ow!
Gonna make you feel all right I'm gonna move up & down & do the skate, look here baby & when you get that feelin', baby, you're gonna look real great Lord have mercy Oh help me! Help me! Ow! Get it, get it, get it, get it, ow!
Wait a minute, everybody, look a-here! I've got a brand new dance The whole wide world now, baby, is doin' the shing-a-ling You've heard about it, aint you? When you move your hips, lord have mercy, & raise your hand Look here now, baby Shake it from side to side, baby; that's the shing-a-ling Oh I like that one; now get it, get it, hey! Lord have mercy Do the shing-a-ling now, baby; wow ow! Get it, get it, get it, lord have mercy, do the shing-a-ling, etc. ... & fade